Southampton Theatre News and Reviews

Stars of the stage celebrate Andrew Lloyd Webber's 70th birthday
The composer's hits include Joseph and the Amazing Technicolor Dreamcoat, Jesus Christ Superstar, Evita and Phantom of the Opera
Can Julius Caesar's NT Live really capture the essence of a promenade production?
As the new Bridge Theatre gears up to broadcast Nicholas Hytner's production into cinemas, Matt Trueman considers the pros and cons of theatre live broadcasts
Caryl Churchill and Katie Mitchell among recipients of 2018 Tonic Awards
The awards celebrate the achievements of women and female-led organisations in theatre
Review: Brighton Rock (York Theatre Royal)
By James Willstrop
Bryony Lavery adapts Graham Greene's novel about Brighton gangsters
Review: A Pacifist's Guide to the War on Cancer (Liverpool Playhouse)
By Robin Brown
Bryony Kimmings' play, seen at the National Theatre in 2016, is an examination of life with a cancer diagnosis
Review: The Wedding (Bristol Old Vic)
Theatre company Gecko tour its newest show The Wedding
Review: As You Like It (Richmond Theatre)
Shared Experience and Theatre by the Lake's touring production comes to Richmond
Review: Awful Auntie (Richmond Theatre)
The stage adaptation of David Walliams' book is embarking on a UK tour